you for your interest in becoming a Club Member or Donor to
the Mad Scientists Amateur Radio Club.
dedicated to the enjoyment and advancement of amateur radio
and the sciences and welcome all licensed hams to utilize
our open repeater system and participate in any of our impromptu
or scheduled on-air NETs or club events.
organization is grouped into the following membership
are a licensed amateur "Fine Business" operator
and regularly use the repeaters, join in on conversations,
check into our NETs, make QSO's with other operators, or are
just active on the air regularly, then you are considered
a “Repeater User.” It's that simple, just use
the repeaters often and you are part of the Mad Scientists
are already a "Repeater User” and you make a financial
donation to the club’s repeater maintenance and upgrade
fund, then you will be considered a “Club Member.”
of donation to the club is appreciated and affirms your interest
in helping the repeaters stay in place and remain fully operational.
Recognition of your donation
requires that you complete a membership application.
and Enhanced Club Memberships include your entire immediate
Members" who donate $35 per year or more will be considered
"Associate Club Members."
Members" who donate $90 per year or more will be considered
"Enhanced Club Members."
Club Members & Club Officers:
are 4 or 5 "Club Officers" who are key member/owners
and the "Control Operators” of the repeater system.
Officers" are licensed amateurs in good standing and
must have a General Class License or better. They must be
willing to assume shared operational and financial responsibility
for maintaining both repeaters, as needed.
of the "Club Officers" will be designated as “Senior
Club Members.” They will share equally all expenses
decided on but not covered by membership fees and donations.
Constructive input of ideas will always be considered and
appreciated from all users and supporters of this organization,
but the "Senior Club Members" will have the final
say in all club and repeater control matters.
in the Events/NETs section, we host regular NETs on the repeaters,
including our growing Friday Night Discussion, Amateur Radio
Newsline, and Slow-Scan TV NETs.
your chance to host a NET and run Newsline on our repeaters.
You must be an “Associate Club Member" or higher
and in good standing to run a NET, and assistance by another
Club Member or Officer for the Newsline playback is generally
available if you wish.
time to time, the Mad Scientists and their guests will get
together for a social meeting at a local restaurant for a
"Dutch Treat" meal. This is a great opportunity
to "eye-ball" each other, share ideas, and meet
new club members and repeater users.
Member Email Mailing List:.
are eligible to join the MSARC "Members" Email Mailing List
to keep informed about club events and share ham-radio related
here to join the list. Note: Confirmation of
your email address and approval by the webmaster is required.
consider supporting and joining us using the links below…
Sorry, but donations are not tax-deductable.
PDF Membership Application
(for printing and mailing or
faxing back to us)